As Expected: It’s Reid

Via Reuters: Democrat Reid elected Senate majority leader.


Democrats also elected Dick Durbin of Illinois as assistant Senate majority leader. He has been Senate assistant minority leader since January 2005.

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  1. Anderson says:

    The House would be a lot better off having its ducks in a row like this …

  2. floyd says:

    durbin is not qualified for assistant pizza delivery boy!